Bill Text — Nov 30, 2012
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Apr 13, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on July 25, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Washington
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Last Updated: Nov 30, 2012
Length: 34 pages
A bill to prohibit the conducting of invasive research on great apes, and for other purposes.
Great Ape Protection and Cost Savings Act of 2012 - Section4 - Prohibits:(1) conducting invasive research on great apes;(2) possessing, maintaining, or housing a great ape for the purpose of ... Read more >
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